FP&A Business Partner

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FP&A Business Partner

  • Location: Northampton
  • Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 18 days ago

The Finance & Accountancy Division at The One Group is currently recruiting for a FP&A Finance Business Partner on the behalf of a global and established business based in Northampton. It's a fast-paced business, with various marketplaces around the globe, it's a positively evolving landscape that will give you global exposure and development opportunities.

As the FP&A Finance Business Partner, you will be reporting into the Head of FP&A and will be responsible in leading the FP&A cycle. This position is essential for steering financial planning, analysis, and strategic decision-making to enhance the company's growth and efficiency. Acting as a link between finance and business operations, you will be required to offer expert insights, precise forecasts, and actionable recommendations to stakeholders.

As the FP&A Business Partner, you will be responsible for but not limited to:
Financial Analysis and Reporting
* Lead and collaborate with finance partners and senior management on budgeting, forecasting, and long-term planning
* Analyse financial performance against key metrics and provide actionable insights to senior stakeholders
* Develop and maintain financial models to support business planning and decision-making
Process Improvement
* Identify and implement process improvements for financial planning and analysis, promoting a continuous improvement mindset
* Streamline reporting and analysis using advanced technology and best practices
* Improve data quality, accuracy, and accessibility
Data Management and Analysis
* Design and implement robust data structures for financial analysis
* Ensure efficient data storage and access
* Integrate data with IT and other departments
* Extract actionable insights and identify trends from complex data sets
* Enhance data management processes for quality and efficiency
Reporting and Communication
* Prepare and present financial reports, including variance analysis and KPIs
* Assist with year-end reporting
* Ensure accurate and timely budgeting and forecasting
Business Partnering
* Provide financial support to commercial and NPD teams
* Work with teams to understand business drivers
* Report on business unit performance
* Align financial data and strategies with the finance team
Cost Management
* Identify cost optimisation opportunities
* Control expenses to meet budget constraints
* Challenge and manage cost centre overspends
Ad-Hoc Analysis and Projects
* Conduct ad-hoc analysis and modelling
* Cover product costing and maintain pricing systems
* Perform market and competitor analysis

As the FP&A Business Partner, you must be able to demonstrate the following skills and attributes:
* ACA, ACCA, ACMA or CIMA Qualified
* Experience of working in a fast pace busy finance function
* Strong ability to analyse complex financial data and proficient in financial modelling, forecasts and variance analysis
* Innovate approach to problem-solving and process improvement
* Confident in financial software, ERP systems and BI Tools

This FP&A Finance Business Partner role is such an exciting opportunity and great time to join my client and be part of the success.
For more information about the role or to see a full job description, please contact Dhruti Patel at The ONE Group or apply now.